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Institute for Research in Biomedicine
Istituto di Ricerca in Biomedicina

Via Vincenzo Vela 6 - CH-6500 Bellinzona
Tel. +41 91 820 0300 - Fax +41 91 820 0302 - info [at] irb [dot] usi [dot] ch

Blanca Maria Fernandez Rodriguez

Regolazione del sistema immunitario

Biomedical Scientist

Via Vela, 6
6500 Bellinzona, Switzerland

Pubblicazioni
High-avidity IgA protects the intestine by enchaining growing bacteria
K. Moor, M. Diard, M. E. Sellin, B. Felmy, S. Y. Wotzka, A. Toska, E. Bakkeren, M. Arnoldini, F. Bansept, A. D. Co, T. Voller, A. Minola, B. Fernandez-Rodriguez, G. Agatic, S. Barbieri, L. Piccoli, C. Casiraghi, D. Corti, A. Lanzavecchia, R. R. Regoes, C. Loverdo, R. Stocker, D. R. Brumley, W. D. Hardt, E. Slack
in Nature (2017) vol. 544 pp498-502
Structure and Function Analysis of an Antibody Recognizing All Influenza A Subtypes
N. L. Kallewaard, D. Corti, P. J. Collins, U. Neu, J. M. McAuliffe, E. Benjamin, L. Wachter-Rosati, F. J. Palmer-Hill, A. Q. Yuan, P. A. Walker, M. K. Vorlaender, S. Bianchi, B. Guarino, A. De Marco, F. Vanzetta, G. Agatic, M. Foglierini, D. Pinna, B. Fernandez-Rodriguez, A. Fruehwirth, C. Silacci, R. W. Ogrodowicz, S. R. Martin, F. Sallusto, J. A. Suzich, A. Lanzavecchia, Q. Zhu, S. J. Gamblin, J. J. Skehel
in Cell (2016) vol. 166 pp596-608
Platelet-derived growth factor-alpha receptor is the cellular receptor for human cytomegalovirus gHgLgO trimer
A. Kabanova, J. Marcandalli, T. Zhou, S. Bianchi, U. Baxa, Y. Tsybovsky, D. Lilleri, C. Silacci-Fregni, M. Foglierini, B. M. Fernandez-Rodriguez, A. Druz, B. Zhang, R. Geiger, M. Pagani, F. Sallusto, P. D. Kwong, D. Corti, A. Lanzavecchia, L. Perez
in Nat Microbiol (2016) vol. 1 pp16082
Anna Kabanova, Jessica Marcandalli, Tongqing Zhou equally contributed to this work; Antonio Lanzavecchia1and Laurent Perez jointly supervised this work.
Protective monotherapy against lethal Ebola virus infection by a potently neutralizing antibody
D. Corti, J. Misasi, S. Mulangu, D. A. Stanley, M. Kanekiyo, S. Wollen, A. Ploquin, N. A. Doria-Rose, R. P. Staupe, M. Bailey, W. Shi, M. Choe, H. Marcus, E. A. Thompson, A. Cagigi, C. Silacci, B. Fernandez-Rodriguez, L. Perez, F. Sallusto, F. Vanzetta, G. Agatic, E. Cameroni, N. Kisalu, I. Gordon, J. E. Ledgerwood, J. R. Mascola, B. S. Graham, J. J. Muyembe-Tamfun, J. C. Trefry, A. Lanzavecchia, N. J. Sullivan
in Science (2016) vol. 351 pp1339-42
Davide Corti and John Misasi equally contributed to this work; John C. Trefry, Antonio Lanzavecchia, and Nancy J. Sullivan equally contributed to this work.
A LAIR1 insertion generates broadly reactive antibodies against malaria variant antigens
J. Tan, K. Pieper, L. Piccoli, A. Abdi, M. Foglierini, R. Geiger, C. M. Tully, D. Jarrossay, F. M. Ndungu, J. Wambua, P. Bejon, C. S. Fregni, B. Fernandez-Rodriguez, S. Barbieri, S. Bianchi, K. Marsh, V. Thathy, D. Corti, F. Sallusto, P. Bull, A. Lanzavecchia
in Nature (2016) vol. 529 pp105-9
Joshua Tan, Kathrin Pieper, Luca Piccoli equally contributed to this work and Peter Bull and Antonio Lanzavecchia jointly supervised this work.
Somatic mutations and affinity maturation are impaired by excessive numbers of T follicular helper cells and restored by Treg cells or memory T cells
S. Preite, D. Baumjohann, M. Foglierini, C. Basso, F. Ronchi, B. M. Rodriguez, D. Corti, A. Lanzavecchia, F. Sallusto
in Eur J Immunol (2015) vol. 45 pp3010-21
Prophylactic and postexposure efficacy of a potent human monoclonal antibody against MERS coronavirus
D. Corti, J. Zhao, M. Pedotti, L. Simonelli, S. Agnihothram, C. Fett, B. Fernandez-Rodriguez, M. Foglierini, G. Agatic, F. Vanzetta, R. Gopal, C. J. Langrish, N. A. Barrett, F. Sallusto, R. S. Baric, L. Varani, M. Zambon, S. Perlman, A. Lanzavecchia
in Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A (2015) vol. 112 pp10473-8
D.C. and J.Z. contributed equally to this work.
Neutralization and clearance of GM-CSF by autoantibodies in pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
L. Piccoli, I. Campo, C. S. Fregni, B. M. Rodriguez, A. Minola, F. Sallusto, M. Luisetti, D. Corti, A. Lanzavecchia
in Nat Commun (2015) vol. 6 pp7375
T cell immunity. Functional heterogeneity of human memory CD4(+) T cell clones primed by pathogens or vaccines
S. Becattini, D. Latorre, F. Mele, M. Foglierini, C. De Gregorio, A. Cassotta, B. Fernandez, S. Kelderman, T. N. Schumacher, D. Corti, A. Lanzavecchia, F. Sallusto
in Science (2015) vol. 347 pp400-6
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Rapid development of broadly influenza neutralizing antibodies through redundant mutations
L. Pappas, M. Foglierini, L. Piccoli, N. L. Kallewaard, F. Turrini, C. Silacci, B. Fernandez-Rodriguez, G. Agatic, I. Giacchetto-Sasselli, G. Pellicciotta, F. Sallusto, Q. Zhu, E. Vicenzi, D. Corti, A. Lanzavecchia
in Nature (2014) vol. 516 pp418-22
Davide Corti and Antonio Lanzavecchia equally contributed to this work.
Autoantibodies to neurofascin-186 and gliomedin in multifocal motor neuropathy
F. Notturno, T. Di Febo, N. Yuki, B. M. Fernandez Rodriguez, D. Corti, E. Nobile-Orazio, M. Carpo, A. De Lauretis, A. Uncini
in J Neuroimmunol (2014) vol. 276 pp207-12
Monoclonal IgG antibodies generated from joint-derived B cells of RA patients have a strong bias toward citrullinated autoantigen recognition
K. Amara, J. Steen, F. Murray, H. Morbach, B. M. Fernandez-Rodriguez, V. Joshua, M. Engstrom, O. Snir, L. Israelsson, A. I. Catrina, H. Wardemann, D. Corti, E. Meffre, L. Klareskog, V. Malmstrom
in J Exp Med (2013) vol. 210 pp445-55
A neutralizing antibody selected from plasma cells that binds to group 1 and group 2 influenza A hemagglutinins
D. Corti, J. Voss, S. J. Gamblin, G. Codoni, A. Macagno, D. Jarrossay, S. G. Vachieri, D. Pinna, A. Minola, F. Vanzetta, C. Silacci, B. M. Fernandez-Rodriguez, G. Agatic, S. Bianchi, I. Giacchetto-Sasselli, L. Calder, F. Sallusto, P. Collins, L. F. Haire, N. Temperton, J. P. Langedijk, J. J. Skehel, A. Lanzavecchia
in Science (2011) vol. 333 pp850-6
Davide Corti, Jarrod Voss, Steven J. Gamblin, Giosiana Codoni contributed equally to this work. John J. Skehel and Antonio Lanzavecchia are co-corresponding authors.
Heterosubtypic neutralizing antibodies are produced by individuals immunized with a seasonal influenza vaccine
D. Corti, A. L. Suguitan, D. Pinna, C. Silacci, B. M. Fernandez-Rodriguez, F. Vanzetta, C. Santos, C. J. Luke, F. J. Torres-Velez, N. J. Temperton, R. A. Weiss, F. Sallusto, K. Subbarao, A. Lanzavecchia
in J Clin Invest (2010) vol. 120 pp1663-73
Davide Corti and Amorsolo L. Suguitan Jr. contributed equally to this work.
Analysis of memory B cell responses and isolation of novel monoclonal antibodies with neutralizing breadth from HIV-1-infected individuals
D. Corti, J. P. Langedijk, A. Hinz, M. S. Seaman, F. Vanzetta, B. M. Fernandez-Rodriguez, C. Silacci, D. Pinna, D. Jarrossay, S. Balla-Jhagjhoorsingh, B. Willems, M. J. Zekveld, H. Dreja, E. O'Sullivan, C. Pade, C. Orkin, S. A. Jeffs, D. C. Montefiori, D. Davis, W. Weissenhorn, A. McKnight, J. L. Heeney, F. Sallusto, Q. J. Sattentau, R. A. Weiss, A. Lanzavecchia
in PLoS One (2010) vol. 5 ppe8805